At the core of HTRAC is the HTRAC Council, an elite group of Health IT leaders from health care provider groups, industry, academia and government who believe in the importance of executive-level collaobration and support HTRAC’s mission and goals. HTRAC Council members share their expertise, insights, knowledge and lessons learned through participation in research interviews as well as speaking at various HTRAC Council Meetings and other events.

Brian Ahier, Health IT Evangelist, Mid-Columbia Medical Center  Heidi Albright MHA, FHFMA, Director, Institute for Cancer Care Excellence, University of Texas MD Anderson Care Center Richard Alfieri, CIO & Security Officer, IPRO Erik Arnold, CIO, PATH
Melissa Barthold, RN‐BC/Juran, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Clinical Informatics Director,Bon Secours Health System, Inc., St. Mary’s Hospital Tim Barker, RN CHC CHPC, Privacy Compliance Officer, Vanguard Health Christopher Boutin, Chief Compliance, Assurance & Privacy Officer, Baystate Health Kirk Bradford, Director, Applied Clinical Informatics, Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Ryan Brewer , CISO & Director, CMS, Health & Human Services Jeffrey Brown, CIO, Lawrence General Hospital
Michael Brown MD, MS, MHCM, CIO, Harvard University Health Services

Dr. David Carmouche, CMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield ‐ Louisiana
Kristen Clickner, VP Information Systems, Sentara Kathie Crane RN, Director Clinical Informatics, Tucson Medical Center Keith H Crawford, Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives & Medical Marketing, Coram LeToia Crozier, Esq., CHC, Senior Vice President, Compliance Officer, Cogent HMG
Dr Michael Dahlweid,MD, PhD, CMO, CSC Charles DeShazer MD, VP, Quality and Clinical Outcomes, BayCare Health System Bill Dieringer, CISO, Ardent Health Services David Dyer, VP Planning/ CH CIO, Somerset Medical Center
Roie Edery, VP of Information Systems Operations, IPC The Hospitalist Company Russell Esposito, SVP-Chief Information Officer, Amerigroup Corporation Tammy Gregory, VP of Quality and Health IT, American Heart Association Dr. Hemant Gupta, Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Lourdes Hospital
Kevin Guion, Chief Operating Officer, Ob Hospitalist Group Lisa Hancock, Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer, Children's Hospital Los Angeles Kristi Henderson, Director of Telehealth, University of Mississippi Medical Center Lt. Col. Michael Holmes, Deputy Director, Systems Development Defense Health Information Management System (DHIMS), DoD Health Affairs
Mark Hulse, CIO, Moffitt Cancer Center Brenda Ikerd, Director, Health IT, The Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum  David Kaelber, CMIO, The MetroHealth System/Case Western Reserve University Dr. Gorazd Kalan, Director of PICU, University Medical Center Ljubljana
Derek J. Kelly MD MA MFMLM, VP Clinical Transformation, CMIO, Swedish Covenant Hospital Deborah Kobza, Executive Director/CEO, Global Situation Awareness Center, The National Health ISAC Lana Lowry, Project Lead, NIST Karen M. Marhefka, Associate Chief Information Officer, UMass Memorial Hospital
William “Gerry” McCartney, Vice President for Information Technology and CIO, Purdue University Theresa Meadows, CIO, Cook Children’s Health Care System James “JD” Megargel, Physician Engagement Leader, Tenet IMPACT Program – Applied Clinical Informatics, Tenet Healthcare Matic MegličMD PhD MBA, Head of Center for Healthcare Informatics, National Institute of PH, Republic of Slovenia
Dr. Hagop Mekhjian, CMO, The Ohio State University Medical Center Stanley Mierzwa,M.S., Director,Information Technology,Population Council Ali Modaressi, Director, EHR Technology, L.A. Care Health Plan Chitra Mohla, Director Community College Workforce Division, ONC
Rick Moore, CIO, National Committee for Quality Assurance Tom Moore, Technical Manager, New York Clinical Information Exchange Cynthia Nustad, SVP, CIO, HMS Indira Paharia, PsyD, MBA, MS, VP Clinical Programs, Policy, R&D, Molina Healthcare, Inc.
Morten Petersen, CEO, SundHed Danish National ePortal Lori Pettebone-Maatta, Chief Enterprise Architect, CMS Richard Pollack, MS CPHIMS, FHIMSS, VP and CIO, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System Joy Pritts, CPO to the National Coordinator, Health & Human Services
Matthew Quinn, Usability Expert, NIST Lisa Rawlins, Executive Director, South Florida REC Victoria Richardson, RN‐BC/Juran, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Clinical Informatics Director,Bon Secours Health System, Inc., St. Mary’s Hospital Joel Reich, MD, CMO, Eastern Connecticut Health Network
 Daniel Sands, CISO, Director, Information Security & Awareness Office, National Institutes of Health  Nirav Shah MD, MPH, New York State Commissioner of Health, New York State Department of Health  Rick Shoup, Chief Technology Officer, Massachusetts eHealth Institute  Scott Simmons MS, Director of TeleHealth, University of Miami School of Medicine
Heather Smith, Senior Information Systems Director, Holy Cross Health Clark Snodgrass, CTO, State of Texas Dr. Marcus Speaker, Medical Informaticist, Carilion Clinic Suresh Srinivasan, CTO, NYU Langone Medical Center
John Teeter, Former Acting CIO, HHS John Tempesco, CMO, Informatics Corporation of America Richard “Dick” A. Thompson, Executive Director & CEO, Quality Health Network
Lauren Thompson, Director, Federal Health Architecture, HHS
 Paul Tibbits MD, Deputy CIO for Architecture, Strategy and Design, Veterans Affairs Bill Vanaskie, FACHE, EVP/COO, Maricopa Integrated Health System Joel Vengco, CIO, Baystate Health David Vulcano, AVP & Responsible Executive, Clinical Research, Hospital Corporation of America
Steven Waldren MD, Director of Center for Health IT, American Academy of Family Physicians Cheryl Warner, MBA, CGEIT, PMP, CPHIMS, Sr. Director, Applied Clinical Informatics, Tenet Healthcare Corporation Michael Westcott MD, CMIO, Alegent Health Corey Wilson, Vice President, Information Security & Security Officer, Cogent HMG
Deanna Wise PMP, EVP & CIO, Dignity Health Dr. Larry Wolk, CEO, Colorado Regional Health Information Organization Robert Yanckello, CTO, University of Central Florida Mark Zielazinski, Chief Information & Technology Integration Officer, Marin General Hospital